Art Director

Reaction is a website, branding, and marketing strategy agency based in Alberta, Canada. For over 13 years we have been using design, development and strategy to help our clients win.

Reaction is looking for a full-time Art Director to take a leadership role with our team and help us deliver branding, websites and marketing projects for a variety of well-known companies. You’ll collaborate with multiple disciplines to create digital experiences that make a real difference for our clients… and you’ll be proud to show off!


  • Translate project objectives into beautiful, high-quality, production-ready visual designs that align with our clients’ business and marketing goals
  • Iterate on those designs based on feedback from your peers and our clients
  • Follow (and sometimes break!) brand standards
  • Ensure accuracy of all design proofs, including formatting, layout, messaging and purpose
  • Create compelling brands and visual identities
  • Produce wireframe layouts and front-end website design mockups
  • Create storyboards, user/process flows, sitemaps, wireframes, and UX prototypes to communicate interaction and design ideas
  • Contribute to project kickoffs and workshops
  • Present your work and defend key design decisions to your peers and our clients
  • Collaborate with other designers, copywriters, strategists, and developers to guide design projects through the creative process, from concept to final approval
  • Provide direction, feedback, and support within a team of 4-6 designers


  • A diploma or degree in visual design, new media, or equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience in an equivalent role, preferably in an agency environment
  • A portfolio that showcases great branding, print, and digital design work
  • Experience working in a team environment and balancing multiple projects
  • Clearly understand and articulate design requirements
  • Excellent visual & verbal communication skills
  • The ability to manage multiple priorities at once and shift priorities seamlessly, as well as to communicate and manage the priorities of others
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organization and leadership skills


This is a fully remote position and we will be accepting applications from candidates with existing authorization to work in Canada and a valid Canadian Social Insurance Number.


  • Salary range of $55,000 – $70,000 per year based on experience and qualifications
  • 3 weeks vacation per year
  • Extended Health & Dental Benefits
  • Flexible hours and the opportunity to work from anywhere in Canada

Working At Reaction

Work hard. Have fun. Be awesome.

We are a team of passionate designers, developers writers, strategists, thinkers and doers who have found solace in a place that brings together those with shared culture, values and purpose.

We have a casual atmosphere and always try to keep things fun – but we’re also really serious about what we do and work hard to make sure we are super proud of every project we put our name on. That’s us in a nutshell. Work hard. Have fun. Be awesome.

  • Competitive salary based on your experience and performance
  • Extended Health & Dental Benefits
  • Your choice of a Mac or PC workstation
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Cutting edge technology and tools
  • Awesome co-workers
  • Collaborative, team-driven environment
  • Casual, creative atmosphere